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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Remove the supernatural element from (writings).

Usage examples (22)
  • Verb (used with object) : to demythologize the music dramas of Richard Wagner for modern listeners. ,to demythologize the presidency
  • This can "demythologize" the authority figure just enough to make the child more comfortable with them, without undermining their authority over the child.
  • "demythologize" the texts and the theolgoies dependening on them.
  • It's kind of weird because we've had this summer they demythologize "Troy." for more
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